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National Board Certification

Here are reasons to consider pursuing your NBCT:

  • National Board Certified Teachers (NBCTs) may be eligible for a $6,019 annual bonus through the state, and up to an additional $5,000 bonus if employed in an identified “High Poverty School

  • Candidates receive 200 clock hours for submitting all four National Board components and 100 clock hours for renewing National Board certification

  • Upon achieving National Board certification, educators may use their NBCT status to renew their state teaching or school counseling certificate without any additional requirements